1967 Belvidere Tornado The

Author: Mike Doyle
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1467136166
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Claiming the lives of seven adults and seventeen children, the Belvidere tornado struck the most vulnerable at the worst possible time: just as school let out.

Belvidere Illinois

Author: Source Wikipedia
Publisher: General Books
ISBN: 9781156404256
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Author: Eric A. Johnson
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 0738532630
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Within three minutes, a tornado cut a $2 million swath of destruction across the
southeast side, killing 14 and injuring 36 in what remains the deadliest natural
disaster in Rockford's 170—year history. Four factories ... At Union Furniture Co.,
the tornado claimed the life of employee Axel Ahlgren, 40. Some 200 ...
Rockford's 1928 tornado, though deadly, would be eclipsed locally on April 21,
1967, by a $25 million Belvidere tornado that killed 25, including 18 at Belvidere
High School.

The Tri State Tornado

Author: Peter Felknor
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595311881
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The Story of America's Greatest Tornado Disaster Peter S. Felknor. is full of grit,
and it stings. Visibility has declined; the sky and the earth to the ... I particularly
remember a spring afternoon in 1967, a year after we had moved to northern
Illinois. I was playing basketball in a park three blocks from our house when the
most ... a town eight miles to the southeast, had been razed by a killer tornado.
Soon afterward, we learned that the same fate had befallen Belvidere, fifty miles

To Investigate The Adequacy And Effectiveness Of Federal Disaster Relief Legislation Hearing Before The Subcommittee On Disaster Relief

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Public Works
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Apr. 23, 1967 Belvedere, III... Tornado do 800. Apr. 28,1967 Cloud Croft, N.Mex
Forest fire do 25. May 1,1967 Albert and Lea, Minn Tornado do 100. May 1-3,
1967 Mason ... 14, 1967 Jackson, Miss Expected emergency do 167. (march).

The Rotarian

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To. the. Nth. Degree. In April, 1967, a tornado struck Belvidere, Illinois, cutting a
wide swath of destruction through the southern portion of the community,
completely destroying a shopping center, the greater part of a hospital, a portion
of the high school, and most of one grade school. More than 100 homes and
businesses were wiped out. Twenty- five died and 2,000 were left homeless by
the disaster. But if destruction was quick, assistance from Rotary was even
quicker. According to ...

Der Gefangene

Author: John Grisham
Publisher: Heyne Verlag
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Die Hölle auf Erden – Die Packende Geschichte eines Justizskandals In der Tradition von Truman Capotes »Kaltblütig« widmet sich John Grisham einem Kriminalfall, der erschütterndes Zeugnis ablegt über die Ungerechtigkeit eines ...